Department Spending at Trump Properties (United States Postal Service)

Elijah Kaplan filed this request with the United States Postal Service of the United States of America.

It is a clone of this request.

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Multi Request Department Spending at Trump Properties
Est. Completion None
No Responsive Documents


From: Elijah Kaplan

To Whom It May Concern:

Pursuant to the Freedom of Information Act, I hereby request the following records:

All documents, of any type whatsoever, regarding any department spending at any of the following properties:

1. Trump Winery / Trump Vineyard Estates
3550 Blenheim Rd, Charlottesville, VA 22902

2. Trump International Hotel & Tower® Chicago
401 N Wabash Ave, Chicago, IL 60611

3. Mar-a-Lago Club
1100 S Ocean Blvd, Palm Beach, FL 33480

4. Trump Grande Sunny Isles
18101 Collins Ave, North Miami Beach, FL 33160

5. Trump Towers Sunny Isles
15901 Collins Ave, Sunny Isles Beach, FL 33160
15811 Collins Ave, Sunny Isles Beach, FL 33160

6. Trump International Hotel Las Vegas
2000 Fashion Show Dr, Las Vegas, NV 89109

7. Trump International Hotel Waikiki
223 Saratoga Rd, Honolulu, HI 96815

8. Trump National Golf Course Bedminster
900 Lamington Rd, Bedminster Township, NJ 07921

9. Trump National Jupiter Golf Club
115 Eagle Tree Ter, Jupiter, FL 33477

10. Trump International Hotel Washington, D.C.
1100 Pennsylvania Ave NW, Washington, DC 20004

11. Trump Parc Stamford
1 Broad St, Stamford, CT 06901

12. 555 California St, San Francisco, CA 94104

13. Trump National Golf Club Los Angeles
1 Trump National Dr, Rancho Palos Verdes, CA 90275

14. Tishman Building
666 Fifth Avenue,New York, NY 10019

15. Trump National Golf Club Charlotte
120 Trump Sq, Mooresville, NC 28117

16. Trump SoHo (renamed The Dominick)
246 Spring St, New York, NY 10013

The requested documents will be made available to the general public, and this request is not being made for commercial purposes.

In the event that there are fees, I would be grateful if you would inform me of the total charges in advance of fulfilling my request. I would prefer the request filled electronically, by e-mail attachment if available or CD-ROM if not.

Thank you in advance for your anticipated cooperation in this matter. I look forward to receiving your response to this request within 20 business days, as the statute requires.


Elijah Kaplan

From: United States Postal Service

An acknowledgement letter, stating the request is being processed.

From: United States Postal Service


I have been assigned to provide you the information requested on Trump properties. Can you provide a timeframe for us to consider?

Accounting Services

From: United States Postal Service

An interim response, stating the request is being processed.

From: United States Postal Service

Dear Mr. Kaplan,
This is in response to your FOIA request asking for all documents, of any type, regarding any department spending at any of the said Trump properties.
We will need a date range for us to process your request. Please provide this information to me as soon as possible.
Thank you,
Nancy Chavannes-Battle
Senior, Government Information Specialist

From: Elijah Kaplan


The timeframe we are looking into is from January 20, 2017 to present.

Please let me know if you need any further information!

Elijah Kaplan

From: United States Postal Service

Thank you.

Nancy Chavannes-Battle
Senior Government Information Specialist

From: United States Postal Service

Elijah Kaplan

This email responds to your Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) request, dated March 17, 2018 in which you seek financial information regarding spend and documents related to 16 properties for period January 20, 2017 to present. We were unable to find any records related to those 16 properties for the time frame specified.
If you are not satisfied with the response to this request, you may file an administrative appeal within 90 days of the date of this response letter by writing to the General Counsel U.S. Postal Service 475 L'Enfant Plaza SW Washington, DC 20260 or via email at . Your appeal must be postmarked or electronically transmitted within 90 days of the date of the response to your request. The letter of appeal should include, as applicable:

(1) A copy of the request, of any notification of denial or other action, and of any other related correspondence;
(2) The FOIA tracking number assigned to the request;
(3) A statement of the action, or failure to act, from which the appeal is taken;
(4) A statement identifying the specific redactions to responsive records that the requester is challenging;
(5) A statement of the relief sought; and
(6) A statement of the reasons why the requester believes the action or failure to act is erroneous.

For further assistance and to discuss any aspect of your request, you may contact any of the following:

WASHINGTON DC 20260-1101
Phone: (202) 268-2608
Fax: (202) 268-5353
FOIA Public Liaison: Jane Eyre

Additionally, you may contact the Office of Government Information Services (OGIS) at the National Archives and Records Administration to inquire about the FOIA mediation services they offer. The contact information for OGIS is as follows: Office of Government Information Services, National Archives and Records Administration, 8601 Adelphi Road-OGIS, College Park, Maryland 20740-6001, e-mail at telephone at 202-741-5770; toll free at 1-877-684-6448; or facsimile at 202-741-5769.

Jack Meyer
Manager, Accounting Services